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James Hoyt

James Hoyt

Expert on broadcasting and journalism, journalism ethics

Professor emeritus, journalism and mass communication School of Journalism and Mass Communications — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Broadcast journalism: network and local
  • Journalism ethics
  • Media and the criminal justice system: cameras in the courtroom
  • Intercollegiate athletics: academics and rules compliance


  • Listed annually in "Who's Who in America" and "Who's Who in American Education"
  • Co-author, "Writing News for Broadcast," widely used in television newsrooms and college classrooms, which has been called "the 'Strunk and White' of broadcast newswriting"
  • Wisconsin Association of Broadcasters' Hall of Fame; Frank Stanton Fellow, International Radio and TV Society; Outstanding Broadcast Journalism Educator, Association for Education in Journalism, Mass Communication
  • Past member of a variety of NCAA committees, Big Ten Conference committees and Western Collegiate Hockey Association committees